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Dulux Blue Seduction 2 / #659dc9 Hex Color Code

#659dc9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #659dc9 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #659dc9 is comprised of 39.61% red, 61.57% green and 78.82% blue. In the HSL color space #659dc9 has a hue of 206° (degrees), 48% saturation and 59% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 480.21 nm.

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#659dc9 linear gradient to complementary #ba9c74

  1. #659dc9
  2. #7b9dbb
  3. #8c9dad
  4. #9a9c9f
  5. #a69c91
  6. #b19c82
  7. #ba9c74

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4681ab
  2. #508ab5
  3. #5b93bf
  4. #659dc9
  5. #6fa7d3
  6. #79b1dd
  7. #84bae8

Tones

  1. #659dc9
  2. #709cc1
  3. #7a9bb8
  4. #839ab0
  5. #8a99a8
  6. #91989f
  7. #979797

Tints and Shades

#659dc9 to white

  1. #659dc9
  2. #81add2
  3. #9cbddb
  4. #b5cde4
  5. #cedded
  6. #e6eef6
  7. #ffffff

#659dc9 to black

  1. #659dc9
  2. #5581a4
  3. #456681
  4. #354c5f
  5. #263440
  6. #171d23
  7. #000000

Paints

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  1. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6066
      #689bc7
      ΔE = 0.981 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
    2. 6053
      #59a2ce
      ΔE = 2.797 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
  2. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 33-c3
      #689ac5
      ΔE = 1.223 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
    2. ★ 32-d4
      #6e9ec2
      ΔE = 2.241 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2170 C
      #5f9bc6
      ΔE = 1.270 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. ★ 542
      #6699c2
      ΔE = 1.589 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  4. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Harbor Blue / 22BB 34/304
      #6b9fc7
      ΔE = 1.367 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
    2. ★ Jacob's Room / 33BB 32/308
      #6f9dc5
      ΔE = 1.452 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  5. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Bleu divin
      #5e9ac6
      ΔE = 1.424 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
    2. Campanule du Texas
      #6896c2
      ΔE = 2.764 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  6. CIL

    1. ★ Harbor Blue
      #69a0ce
      ΔE = 1.425 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
    2. ★ Starry Night
      #6b9dc2
      ΔE = 1.933 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
  7. Dulux

    1. ★ 22BB 34/304
      #66a1cd
      ΔE = 1.452 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
    2. 10BB 32/262
      #689ec1
      ΔE = 2.891 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  8. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Enchanted Sea
      #67a0cf
      ΔE = 1.455 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
    2. ★ Blue Tango
      #539fd1
      ΔE = 2.300 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  9. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Harbor Blue 22BB 34/304
      #5d9ac9
      ΔE = 1.503 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
    2. 4177 Jacob's Room 33BB 32/308
      #6296c5
      ΔE = 2.817 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  10. Levis

    1. ★ Clear Blue C50
      #5c9bcc
      ΔE = 1.623 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  11. Behr

    1. ★ 560B-5 Ocean Tropic
      #5ea0d1
      ΔE = 1.658 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
    2. ★ Shelby Ann EBC-16
      #6da2d0
      ΔE = 2.275 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
  12. Resene

    1. ★ Snap B70-088-235
      #5ba0d0
      ΔE = 1.715 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  13. Taubmans

    1. ★ Cascade Falls / T08 27-3
      #6ba1ca
      ΔE = 1.738 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
    2. ★ Chickadee / T63-7
      #6898bf
      ΔE = 2.146 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
  14. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Blue Promise / 349-4
      #719cc3
      ΔE = 1.845 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. Overcast / 249-4
      #71a3d0
      ΔE = 2.796 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  15. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-35-4 Versailles
      #6d9dc2
      ΔE = 1.895 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
    2. 2-36-4 Blue Rhapsody
      #769cc1
      ΔE = 2.643 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  16. Ford

    1. ★ Miami Blue
      #6c9fce
      ΔE = 1.900 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
  17. General Paint

    1. ★ Azure / CL 2294D
      #69a1c9
      ΔE = 1.949 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
    2. Smalt / CL 2284D
      #65a4d1
      ΔE = 2.528 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  18. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Blue Promise / PPG1161-4
      #729cc2
      ΔE = 2.045 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  19. Glidden

    1. ★ Blue Promise / PPG1161-4
      #729cc2
      ΔE = 2.045 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  20. 1829

    1. ★ Medium Persian Blue
      #6f9cc9
      ΔE = 2.065 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  21. Bristol

    1. ★ Regatta / P109-C4
      #69a2d1
      ΔE = 2.089 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
    2. ★ Seventh Heaven / P112-C5
      #69a0c6
      ΔE = 2.193 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  22. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Kentucky Blue
      #63a2d3
      ΔE = 2.151 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  23. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 2010 Blue Flame
      #5d9dd1
      ΔE = 2.161 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  24. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 2050-R90B
      #539dcf
      ΔE = 2.177 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  25. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Birds egg blue / 7343
      #6198c0
      ΔE = 2.292 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  26. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Bird's Egg Blue
      #6198c0
      ΔE = 2.292 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  27. Berger

    1. ★ Birds egg blue / 7343
      #6198c0
      ΔE = 2.292 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  28. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10437
      #62a3d4
      ΔE = 2.421 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  29. GM / General Motors

    1. Skyline Blue
      #5798c6
      ΔE = 2.429 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. Light Blue
      #6fa1d2
      ΔE = 2.980 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  30. Clark+Kensington

    1. Rhythm and Blues / 36C-5
      #679cc0
      ΔE = 2.484 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  31. Tollens

    1. T2014-5
      #5998c3
      ΔE = 2.522 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
    2. T2010-5
      #6a97c4
      ΔE = 2.703 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
  32. Benjamin Moore

    1. Nova Scotia Blue / 796
      #6ca4d1
      ΔE = 2.650 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  33. Sikkens

    1. S9.35.56
      #53a1d0
      ΔE = 2.755 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  34. Vallejo Model Color

    1. Azure (902)
      #6b9cce
      ΔE = 2.771 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  35. Vallejo Game Color

    1. Ice Blue (095)
      #6b9cce
      ΔE = 2.771 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  36. Rackham

    1. Glacier Blue (9)
      #6b9cce
      ΔE = 2.771 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  37. Old Citadel

    1. Ice Blue
      #6b9cce
      ΔE = 2.771 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  38. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2030-R90B
      #759abf
      ΔE = 2.790 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  39. Chrysler

    1. Ice Blue
      #6e9abc
      ΔE = 2.817 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
    2. Medium Blue
      #719fc1
      ΔE = 2.888 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  40. Coronado Paint

    1. 7327 - Breathtaking Blue
      #4c9dd2
      ΔE = 2.969 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  41. California Paints

    1. DE 5857 - Blue Agave
      #65a5d5
      ΔE = 2.976 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  42. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Marina / 337
      #65a5d5
      ΔE = 2.976 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  43. Caparol

    1. 40/12
      #5098c8
      ΔE = 2.989 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
    2. 39/18
      #7098c4
      ΔE = 2.992 / LRV ≈ 29.9%

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#659dc9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#659dc9 foreground

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="color: #659dc9">…</p>

#659dc9 background

Art must be an expression of love or it is nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="background-color: #659dc9">…</p>

#659dc9 shadow

A Good artist has less time than ideas.

Martin Kippenberger
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #659dc9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6659529
Binary
01100101, 10011101, 11001001
Hexadecimal
#659dc9
LRV
≈ 31.1%
Closest short hex
#59c ΔE = 2.511
RGB
rgb(101, 157, 201)
RGBA
rgba(101, 157, 201, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.220, g: 0.342, b: 0.438
RYB
red: 0.396%, yellow: 0.537%, blue: 0.788%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10117687 / 0xff659dc9
HSL
hsl(206, 48%, 59%)
HSLA
hsla(206, 48%, 59%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 206° (206.400), saturation: 50% (0.498), value: 79% (0.788)
HSP
hue: 206.400, saturation: 49.751%, perceived brightness: 58.331%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 238.992, S: 62.893, L: 62.588
Cubehelix
H: -158.223, S: 0.577, L: 0.569
TSL
T: -2.097, S: 0.152, L: 0.570
CMYK
cyan: 50% (0.498), magenta: 22% (0.219), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 21% (0.212)
CMY
cyan: 60% (0.604), magenta: 38% (0.384), yellow: 21% (0.212)
XYZ
X: 27.963, Y: 31.096, Z: 59.776
xyY
x: 0.235, y: 0.262, Y: 31.096
CIELab
L: 62.588, a: -6.198, b: -28.267
CIELuv
L: 62.588, u: -25.891, v: -43.077
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 62.588, C: 28.938, H: 257.634
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 62.588, C: 50.259, H: 238.992
Hunter-Lab
L: 55.763, a: -8.077, b: -24.521
CIECAM02
J: 51.711, C: 40.397, h: 239.796, Q: 141.678, M: 35.326, s: 49.934, H: 301.065
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.212, jaune: -4.839, green: 2.667
LMS
L: 24.142, M: 33.475, S: 59.290
YCbCr
Y: 140.783, Cb: 155.604, Cr: 100.292
YCgCo
Y: 154.000, Cg: 3.000, Co: 0.250
YDbDr
Y: 145.272, Db: 83.852, Dr: 84.196
YPbPr
Y: 148.240, Pb: 28.440, Pr: -30.024
xvYCC
Y: 143.312, Cb: 152.983, Cr: 101.626
YIQ
Y: 145.272, I: -47.496, Q: 1.848
YUV
Y: 145.272, U: 27.425, V: -38.840
Munsell Color System
5PB 6/8 ΔE = 2.479
Brand Color
Twitter ΔE = 6.773

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